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Vagn Holmboe a catalogue of his music, discography, bibliography, essays by Paul Rapoport

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Published by Triad Press in London .
Written in English


  • Holmboe, Vagn, 1909- -- Bibliography.,
  • Holmboe, Vagn, 1909- -- Discography.

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Statementcompiled and [essays] translated [from the Danish] by Paul Rapoport.
SeriesTriad Press bibliographical series ; no. 2
ContributionsHolmboe, Vagn, 1909-
LC ClassificationsML134.H7 R3
The Physical Object
Pagination3-78 p. ;
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4924899M
ISBN 100902070134
LC Control Number76351224

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